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1 See B. xvii. c. 3.
2 We know of no such fruitfulness as this in the wheat of Europe. Fiüeen-fold, as Fée remarks, is the utmost amount of produce that can be anticipated.
3 Fée mentions instances of 150, 92, and 63 stalks arising from a single grain; but all these fall far short of the marvæls here mentioned by Pliny.
4 The Triticum composition of Linnæus; supposed to have originally come from Egypt or Barbary.
5 "Centigranium." Probably the same as the last.
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